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December 11-12 / 18-19, 2021
The Lexington Opera House


Celebrate holiday cheer and the Christmas spirit with the classical ballet, The Nutcracker. It's not the holidays without the famous story, score, and cast of characters!

Kentucky Ballet Theatre is proud to present The Nutcracker at the Lexington Opera House Saturday and Sunday, December 11 & 12, and 18 & 19, 2021.  This beautiful ballet performance is the traditional large-scale production.  The cast includes the ever-popular Sugar Plum Fairy, Snow Queen, Rat King, soldiers, mice, fairies, snowflakes, candy canes, little mice, and of course Clara and Drosselmeyer to name a few.  The performance is set to the beautiful music of Tchaikovsky, with the KBT Professional Company Dancers along with over 50 ballet students. You don’t want to miss this holiday tradition, so get your tickets now before the shows sell out!

Our Production is going to be on tour on November 30, 2021 at The Center for Rural Development in Somerset



To receive your 10% SMARTCARD discount for Nutcracker or Beauty and the Beast, contact the Central Bank Center Ticket Office directly at 859-233-3535, during office hours Monday-Friday from 10:00am – 4:00pm, or in person Wednesdays and Fridays only, from Noon-4:00pm.  The Central Bank Ticket Office is located on High Street at the entrance to Rupp Arena, in Lexington.

Photos by: LymandvmPhotograpy


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